Social & Emotional | Tween & Teen

My Teen Stopped Talking To Me: What Should I Do?

Silent Treatment One of the hardest stages of parenting is perhaps seeing the change in our kids as they get older. Before long, we're no longer the centre of their life. What comes next is less...

Physical Punishment Of Children And Youth Plays No Useful Role In Their Upbringing, Study Finds

News of a caning incident involving a secondary school teacher and a female student is circulating on the internet. Google up "caning," and "Malaysia," the news will surely surface. Netizens have...

Helping Your Teens With Homework

Homework can get more intense as your teens begin their secondary education. Inevitably, grades begin to matter more. Take into account the fact that your teens are also facing other big challenges and changes. Adjusting to the...

Talking To Your Child About Social Media

Social media and the internet; they're not designed with children in mind. While there are many ways social media can be used in a positive way, there are also ways where its use can be easily abused.

Teenage Rebellion: How To Make Rules A Teenager Actually Listens

What Is Teenage Rebellion? Teenage rebellion is normal; it plays an important part in adolescent growth. According to Carl E Pickhardt PhD, a psychologist by trade and an author of more than...